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Architectural Futures

Royal Academy Dorfman Award 2020

The Architecture Studio, The Dorfman Senate Rooms, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts

21 Feb — 4 May 2020

From Palestine and Malaysia to China and Finland, discover the work of the four RA Dorfman Award finalists in this free display in the Architecture Studio.

Due to the international travel restrictions as a result of the Coronavirus, speakers, award winners and finalists for the Royal Academy Architecture Awards are unable to travel to London. Architecture Awards Week events (with the exception of Boonserm Premthada’s workshop on 18 March) have therefore been postponed until further notice. Ticket holders will be notified when the events are rescheduled. If you have purchased a ticket and would prefer to obtain a refund, please contact us on 0207 300 8090 or tickets@royalacademy.org.uk

Discover the work of the four nominees for this year’s Royal Academy Dorfman Award, selected by our international jury chaired by Norman Foster RA: AAU Anastas, AOR Architects, BCKJ Architects and WHCB Architects.

This is a unique opportunity to experience the work of these practices first-hand ahead of the RA Architecture Awards Week when the winner will be announced.

The display delves into each of their practices through models, prototypes, photographs and drawings. Learn how they are uniquely responding to local landscape, climate and culture, pushing the boundaries of architecture and experimenting with new materials and traditional craftmanship.

As part of the exhibition you will also have the chance to vote for your favourite finalist and the People’s Choice Winner, to be announced at the Architecture Awards Week Closing Party on 19 March 2020.

The annual Royal Academy Dorfman Award was established in 2018 and is awarded to an emerging architect, practice or collective that is re-imagining the possible futures of architecture.

21 February — 4 May 2020

Monday 10am – 7pm Tuesday to Thursday 10am – 9pm Friday 10am – 10pm Saturday 10am – 7pm Sunday 10am – 6pm

Free, no booking required.

The Architecture Studio, The Dorfman Senate Rooms, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts